electrochemistry

noun
elec·​tro·​chem·​is·​try | \ i-ˌlek-trō-ˈke-mə-strē How to pronounce electrochemistry (audio) \

Definition of electrochemistry

: a science that deals with the relation of electricity to chemical changes and with the interconversion of chemical and electrical energy

Other Words from electrochemistry

electrochemical \ i-​ˌlek-​trō-​ˈke-​mi-​kəl How to pronounce electrochemistry (audio) \ adjective
electrochemically \ i-​ˌlek-​trō-​ˈke-​mi-​k(ə-​)lē How to pronounce electrochemistry (audio) \ adverb
electrochemist \ i-​ˌlek-​trō-​ˈke-​mist How to pronounce electrochemistry (audio) \ noun

Examples of electrochemistry in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Carbon fiber electrode being placed in a soil mesocosm for soil electrochemistry measurements. Jennifer Clare Ball, Wired, 30 Sep. 2021 These include declining renewable-energy costs, the emergence of synthetic biology techniques, and new electrochemistry, particularly for batteries. Fortune, 27 Sep. 2021 As an inventor in electrochemistry and process metallurgy, Fromson held more than 100 U.S. and foreign patents in his field. Kenneth R. Gosselin, courant.com, 28 June 2021 Her many titles have included chief of electrochemistry and director of aeronautics research. Grant Segall, cleveland, 24 Jan. 2020 That question of whether to teach combustion or electrochemistry? Norman Mayersohn, New York Times, 17 Aug. 2017

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First Known Use of electrochemistry

1811, in the meaning defined above

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“Electrochemistry.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/electrochemistry. Accessed 9 Aug. 2022.

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electrochemistry

noun
elec·​tro·​chem·​is·​try | \ -ˈkem-ə-strē How to pronounce electrochemistry (audio) \
plural electrochemistries

Medical Definition of electrochemistry

: a science that deals with the relation of electricity to chemical changes and with the interconversion of chemical and electrical energy

Other Words from electrochemistry

electrochemical \ -​ˈkem-​i-​kəl How to pronounce electrochemistry (audio) \ adjective
electrochemically \ -​k(ə-​)lē How to pronounce electrochemistry (audio) \ adverb
electrochemist \ -​ˈkem-​əst How to pronounce electrochemistry (audio) \ noun

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